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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Restaurants, Planet Hollywood

Spice Market Buffet Serves Up Summer Favorites Menu

This blog’s favorite Strip buffet, the Spice Market Buffet at Planet Hollywood, is pulling out all the stops with a Summer Seafood & BBQ Menu. The menu features dozens of seasonal favorites, so loosen up your belt and revel in the rubs, the sauces, the glazes and spices of summer. The Spice Market Buffet has….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Restaurants, Paris Las Vegas, Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino

Larger-Than-Life Steve Martorano to Open New Restaurant at Paris Las Vegas

Beefy celebrity cook Steve Martorano, whose famed meatballs have been winning over fans for years at Rio Las Vegas, will soon open a new restaurant at Paris Las Vegas. Martorano’s second Vegas restaurant is expected to open in early 2014. The restaurant will offer Italian-American fare, of course, will seat about 200 people, and will….

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Caesars Palace, Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos

Today’s Vegas Thing That Makes This Blog Happy

Mere minutes ago we were cruising through the casino at Caesars Palace, and Sue from New York was getting a hand pay for $1,200. We asked if this was Sue’s biggest jackpot of her annual stay at Caesars Palace, and she said yes. Then we asked if she or her husband had won other jackpots….

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Harrah's Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Restaurants

Carnaval Grill Opens at Harrah’s for Food on the Fly

Carnaval Grill has opened at Harrah’s Las Vegas, and it’s the perfect spot to grab a quick bite to fuel your Vegas adventures. The Carnaval Grill is inside Harrah’s, next to the casino’s race and sports book, with service at a walk-up window. There’s a small seating area, and the Carnaval Grill also serves customers….

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Caesars Palace, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels

Nobu Hotel Caesars Palace Unveils New Suites

Nobu Hotel, a boutique hotel-within-a-hotel at Caesars Palace, has announced its 18 suites are now available for guests. There are three suite designs in all: The Hakone Suite, Sake Suite and Nobu Penthouse. Here’s a peek at the Sake Suite. You can’t really get a feel for the scale of these suites from the photos,….

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Flamingo Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, The Cromwell

Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall Renovation Picks Up Steam

The massive renovation of the hotel formerly known as Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon is picking up steam, and we’ve got some pics to prove it. Drai’s After Hours nightclub is currently at Bally’s Las Vegas, by the way. Construction teams are going at the former Bill’s building full force, on several sides, including at….

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Flamingo Las Vegas, Harrah's Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, The Linq

Next Phase of High Roller Observation Wheel Construction Begins at The Linq

The High Roller Observation Wheel at The Linq is about to get its outer rim! Three mammoth segments of the wheel’s rim, each weighing about 90,000 pounds, are being prepared for installation in the next couple of weeks. Each rim section is 56 feet long, or more than the width of the typical high school….

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Bally's Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, The Cromwell

Bally’s Las Vegas to Renovate South Tower Rooms

This blog loves it some Vegas newness, so we’re pleased to hear Bally’s Las Vegas has announced plans to renovate 756 rooms in its popular south tower. The tower will be renamed the Jubilee Tower, after the hotel’s quintessential Sin City show of the same name. (To be specific, the show is called “Jubilee!” Please….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, Las Vegas Restaurants, Nightlife, Planet Hollywood, Things to Do

Five Things to Love About Planet Hollywood

There’s a lot to love about Planet Hollywood, but we forced ourselves to pick five. 1. Central Location Planet Hollywood has a great location on The Strip. Not too far north, not too far south. If you’re into shopping, don’t miss The Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood. 2. Movie Memorabilia One of the fun….

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Caesars Palace, Celebrities, Las Vegas Casinos, Nightlife

New Kids on the Block Host at Pure Nightclub

You bet the New Kids are back, and they’re hosting at Pure nightclub at Caesars Palace on July 6, 2013. The group, made up of Jordan and Jonathan Knight, Joey McIntyre, Donnie Wahlberg and Danny Wood, sold 80 million records in the ’80s and ’90s. Everybody comes to Vegas, baby! Find out more about Pure….

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Bally's Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment

“Véronic Voices” Opens at Bally’s Las Vegas

The curtain is finally up on the much-anticipated new show at Bally’s Las Vegas, “Véronic Voices,” starring Véronic DiCaire, a singer “discovered” by none other than Celine Dion. We snuck into a dress rehearsal for a few words with popular singer-impressionist DiCaire, who is clearly giddy about having her own show on the Las Vegas….

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Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino

Restaurant Manager Wins Cool Million at World Series of Poker Event

In the very first World Series of Poker (WSOP) Millionaire Maker Tournament at Rio Las Vegas, Benny Chen, a restaurant manager from Prince Edward Island, Canada won $1.2 million and a coveted WSOP gold bracelet. Just another typical day in Vegas! One of the perks of winning a WSOP event? Getting a photo op with….

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Gaming

“The Walking Dead” Is This Blog’s Most-Anticipated Video Slot Machine Ever

If you’re a ravenous “The Walking Dead” fan like this Las Vegas blog, you’ll be among those champing at the bit for a new slot machine based on the popular zombie series, coming soon to a casino near you. Australian slot machine maker, Aristocrat, has licensed the rights to “The Walking Dead” and promises to….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Restaurants

A First Look at Guy Fieri’s New Las Vegas Restaurant

Well, this is the outside of Guy Fieri’s new Las Vegas restaurant, anyway. We’d show you the inside, but we don’t have access to a time machine, sorry. The space sits at the northwest corner of The Quad, across from Carnaval Court at Harrah’s, and has giant windows, perfect for people-watching. Food Network star Guy….

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Caesars Entertainment, Caesars Palace, Celebrities, Las Vegas Casinos

Caesars Palace Throws the Ultimate Vegas Bash

When the U.S. Travel Association recently held its convention in Las Vegas, Caesars Palace was the natural place for the gathering’s culminating bash. The hotel hosted a party for travel pros from around the world, showcasing many of the dining and entertainment offerings available at Caesars Entertainment hotels in Las Vegas. There may also have been….

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